ASIA-INDIA/Rajasthan-Jaipur

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From 'Explore worldwide'1999',

 

Hawa Mahal
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Ustad. It's five-storey exterior is also akin to the honeycomb of the beehive with its 953 small windows called jharokhas that are decorated with intricate latticework. The original intention of the lattice was to allow royal ladies to observe everyday life in the street below without being seen. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Jal Mahal
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 'Water Palace' is a palace located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Jantar Mantar/Calculation Instruments
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Maharaja (King) Jai Singh II on 1727-34. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Giant Sundial-Jantar Mantar
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Jai Prakash Yantra-Jantar Mantar
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Albert Hall Museum
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

World Trade Park
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Mosque Hill
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Pottery Shop
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Jaipur Gallery & Academy Of Fine Arts
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Amber Fort
 
  Jaipur, Rajasthan




 
It was made by Meenas king Raja Alan Singh Chanda later occupied by Kachhawa rajput. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Jagat Shiromani Temple
 
  Amber Village, Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Temple Of Sanghi Jhuntharama
 
  Amber Village, Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Constructed by Mohan Das on 1657 as per the inscription and in side of the temple lord Shiva idol is situatedPhoto by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.

 

Temple Of Shiromani
 
  Amber Village, Jaipur, Rajasthan



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 9 Octorber 2011.